The constitution of the PAWI describes the terms under which this organization functions and the rights and responsibilities of each member, including those who hold office. It consists of the following:

  • Mission Statement
  • Preamble
  • Article I – Interpretation
  • Article II – Name
  • Article III – Intent
  • Article IV – Objectives, Functions and Powers
  • Article V – Statement of Faith
  • Article VI – Membership
  • Article VII – Organizational Structure
  • Article VIII – General Conference
  • Article IX – Composition of General Executive
  • Article X – National Conference of Trinidad and Tobago
  • Article XI – Districts
  • Article XII – Assemblies and Other Bodies
  • Article XIII – Bylaws
  • Article XIV – Amendments
  • Article XV – Dissolution

The MISSION STATEMENT reads as follows:

The Pentecostal Assemblies of the West Indies exists expressly to fulfil the purpose of God as described in the Holy Scriptures which is to call out of the world a people who shall constitute the Church of Jesus Christ, build and establish His Church according to the New Testament apostolic pattern, upon the foundation of the Apostles and Prophets – Jesus Christ Himself being the Chief Cornerstone – and ordain and send forth Spirit-filled ministers for the edification of believers and for the propagating of the Gospel of Jesus Christ to save the lost.


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